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  • February 14, 2017

    Hunger Pains: Widespread food insecurity threatens Maine’s future

    Preble Street and the Good Shepherd Food Bank have been working all year on a large scale collaborative research study about hunger that we're calling "Hunger Pains," the first and largest of its kind in Maine. We teamed up with Dr. Michael Hillard at USM to survey over 2,000 people at Maine food pantries, hold focus groups and in-depth follow up interviews.

  • January 10, 2017

    Homelessness happens in York County.

    Homelessness happens in York County. Help us find our neighbors who need help because everyone counts! Homeless Survey/Assistance Stations The York County Military Community Network will be helping the Department of Housing and Urban Development identify homeless individuals/families (Veterans and nonVeterans) to make sure that they are counted so that a fair-share of resources are sent to York County to assist them.

  • December 29, 2016

    Cabin in the Woods Coastal Journal Story Dec 29th

    Cabin in the Woods Coastal Journal Story Dec 29th

  • December 22, 2016

    TD Bank Grants $100,000 to Cabin in the Woods

    On December 22, Volunteers of America was honored to have many partners join us for a check presentation from TD Bank and TD Charitable Foundation. Volunteers of America Northern New England has been awarded $100,000 from TD Charitable Foundation's Housing for Everyone program in support of our Veterans Housing program: Cabin in the Woods.